Tag : retail
G-Star takes over Swedish franchiseSubscription
G-Star is taking over its Swedish franchise partner Global Retail Sweden, comprising 17 stores in the country.
Primark owner names new chairmanSubscription
Primark parent Associated British Foods (ABF) has appointed non-executive director Michael McLintock as its new chairman, as Charles Sinclair steps down from the role.
UK clothing sales for the week to 18 February fell 6.2% year on year despite a Valentine’s Day boost to lingerie sales.
Yours Clothing to launch German storesSubscription
Plus-size womenswear retailer Yours Clothing is set to roll out stores in Germany this year, marking its first foray into mainland Europe.
Debenhams has introduced Central Saint Martin’s graduate Richard Quinn to its Designers at Debenhams stable.
Sir Philip Green 'mulls Arcadia sale'Subscription
Topshop boss Sir Philip Green is reportedly planning to sell all or part of his Arcadia Group empire.
Sales to Chinese customers in the West End over the Chinese New Year period will grow by 14.3% to £32m this year compared with last year’s equivalent, the New West End Company has predicted.
Nearly a fifth (19%) of clothing retailers in the UK are showing “early warning signs” that they are at risk of going insolvent, according to accountancy firm Moore Stephens.
Sports Direct to open gaming areas in storesSubscription
Sports Direct plans to launch gaming concessions and e-sports areas in some of its stores, after owner Mike Ashley signed a £3.2m deal with video games retailer Game Digital to buy 50% of its e-sports division Belong.
British Land has bought the Woolwich Estate in south-east London for £103m deal.